Voyages Of A Modern Viking

By: Hanssen Helmer

Price: £390.00

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Book Condition: 216pp, original blue cloth boards, some faint speckling to boards, some moderate foxing to foreedges and the first few and last few pages, light wear to extremities, VG in colour photocopy of original dw. A scarce title.


This includes the only first hand account of Amundsen's South Pole Journey apart from Amundsen's. Hanssen was one of Amundsen's men in the Gjoa on the North West Passage Expedition, and was one of the five men who stood first at the South Pole in 1911. He captained the Maud which made a successful trip through the North East Passage.

Title: Voyages Of A Modern Viking

Author Name: Hanssen Helmer

Categories: Polar,

Edition: 1936 First Edition

Publisher: George Routledge: 1936

Binding: hardcover

Book Condition: 216pp, original blue cloth boards, some faint speckling to boards, some moderate foxing to foreedges and the first few and last few pages, light wear to extremities, VG in colour photocopy of original dw. A scarce title.

Seller ID: 70065

Keywords: POLAR SOUTH - polar exploration mountaineering alpinism bergsteigen antarctic antarctica south pole discovery travel shackleton amundsen scott antarktis antarctique polaire gjoa north west arctic passage amundsen